The Japanese government is set to grant about $4.6 million in aid to Cambodia to support economic and social development.
The government of Japan is set to grant about $4.6 million in aid to Cambodia to support economic and social development.
Members of the House of Councillors, Japan’s upper house, serve six-year terms — and half of those seats are up for election every three years. 124 seats will be contested on 21 July, 74 from the 47 prefectural districts and 50 using proportional representation (PR).
Almost 7 out of 10 South Koreans say they will boycott Japanese products.
24 Cambodian students receive scholarships to pursue further studies in Japan.
US President Donald Trump’s criticism of security arrangements with Japan may push Prime Minister Shinto Abe to revise the country’s pacifist stand.
The greatest significance of this treaty was to change the status of US military from an occupying force to a legitimate one. However, no US obligations to protect Japan were stipulated, which paved the way for subsequent revision of the treaty.
Campaigning began on Thursday for Japan’s July 21 upper house election, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling bloc expected to keep a majority but perhaps with fewer seats, clouding hopes of achieving his goal of revising the pacifist constitution.
Japan ordered nearly 800,000 people on the southern island of Kyushu to take shelter in evacuation centers and other safe areas on Wednesday as heavy rains threatened to trigger landslides and cause other damage.
Cambodia welcomes the results of the recent G20 summit in Japan.
A dispute over S Koreans during WWII.
Five small ships sailed out of harbor on Monday in Japan’s first commercial whale hunt in more than three decades, a move that has aroused global condemnation and fears for the fate of whales.
The original intention of the US might lie in containing China’s further development through decoupling from China.
Trump renews his criticism of the US-Japan security alliance.
The G20 summit in Osaka, Japan is bringing together all the contradictions of an interconnected but highly fragmented world.
G20 host Japan hopes world leaders will endorse a deal on marine plastic waste and find common ground on climate change, but its own environmental record is under increasing scrutiny.
The meeting between the US and Chinese presidents — assuming it happens — will likely draw as much attention as the discussions around the table.
A faulty diagnosis leads to the wrong remedy. The Trump administration is trying to bring back US jobs by making imports more expensive through tariffs. But protectionism cannot compensate for the effects of automation.
Earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck Yamagata Prefecture,
Phnom Penh Governor receives 80 public buses from Japan.
A 6.4-magnitude earthquake rocks Japan, sparking a tsunami advisory that was later lifted with no reports of major damage.
Trump and Xi Jinping agree to meet at the G20 summit in Japan next week.
International summits are really two parallel events: formal proceedings in a conference room and a whirl of bilateral meetings outside. So it will be with the G20 economic leaders’ summit in Osaka, Japan on June 28–29.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urges Tehran to play a “constructive role” for Middle East peace.
With 100 days to go until the start of the 2019 Rugby World Cup, organisers have turned one eye towards the legacy the tournament will leave in Japan and Asia as a whole.
In what you might call a joint statement, Tokyo 2020 organisers yesterday noted the need to warn countries with relaxed cannabis laws that weed isn’t allowed in Japan.
Japan’s economy grew slightly faster than initially thought in the first quarter, due partly to better-than-expected corporate investment.
May 2019, the Japanese Government provided the ASEAN Regional Mine Action Center with an approximate amount of USD 156,000 funding to enhance Mine Risk Education in a number of countries across the ASEAN region.
PM asks Abe for assistance to finance a high-voltage transmission network.
Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday concluded his three-day official visit to Japan by calling the trip a “success”.